Archives for November 2012

Salad Bar Lunch

I pack my lunch at work just about every single day, unless of course I have a lunch meeting.  Yesterday, I was scheduled to have a lunch meeting, so I did not pack a lunch.  Sure enough....she canceled. This meant I was out of luck.  No … [Read more...]

Crock Pot Salsa Chicken Soup Experiment Turned Recipe

Many of the recipes that I come up with are truly experiments that I just throw together because I think they sound good.  Once these meal ideas are thrown together, I then cross my fingers and hope that everything turns out. Last night was one of … [Read more...]

Typical Morning and the Rockefeller Christmas Tree

This morning started as a pretty typical morning for me, at the gym! Today, I completed Workout B from the third phase of Tina's Best Body Boot Camp and boy oh boy are those burpees killer!  This phase of the workout is a true circuit style boot … [Read more...]

Earth Fare {Giveaway!} and Tikka Masala Salmon

Because the weekend was full of holiday fun and food, I did not fit grocery shopping into the weekend agenda.  I thought this would be a good way to clean out the fridge and get a little creative with the foods that we had on hand from last … [Read more...]

Post-Thanksgiving Weekend and a Wedding Surprise

Gosh, is it just me, or does it seem like the first day back after a long weekend is more full and busy than a typical day? Yesterday was jam-packed from start to finish so I didn't have a chance to share the details of my weekend post-Thanksgiving. … [Read more...]

Shopping, Wreaths, and the Holiday Spirit

Today started nice and early with a big bowl of chocolate overnight oats topped with some fruit and peanut butter. But let's go back and look at what I did yesterday!  It was a day full of shopping, crafting, and family. We started off the day … [Read more...]

Drumstick Dash and a Fun Filled Thanksgiving

Good morning!  I hope that all of my friends and readers in the United States had a wonderful, memorable, and filling Thanksgiving yesterday. My Thanksgiving was great from the beginning to the end. Brian's family friends arrived in town on … [Read more...]

Thanksgiving Prep and Step-By-Step Place Cards

Happy Thanksgiving Eve! Last night, I began a lot of prep work on the dishes I am bringing to the table on Thursday so that tonight I can relax with some of Brian's family friends that are coming into town. This year, among a couple of other items, … [Read more...]

2012 Annual Scholarship Luncheon

Yesterday, I received a nice mid-day break to celebrate Brian receiving a scholarship for the work that he has done with Indiana University School of Dentistry's Student Outreach Clinic. The luncheon was held at the beautiful University Place … [Read more...]

Craft Fair, Game Night, and the Holiday Guide

I cannot believe that this is Thanksgiving week!  My how time flies, and boy do I have a lot to get done before I can completely kick back and relax on this wonderful holiday celebrating what we are thankful for and family. Saturday, after teaching … [Read more...]